Ali Berman

Senior Editor

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Ali Berman is a writer, teacher and activist. She works as a humane educator for HEART teaching kids about issues affecting people, animals and the environment. Ali is also a fiction writer. Her published work can be found on her website at In early 2012 Ali co-founded flipmeover, a production company with the mission to use media to raise awareness of social issues.


Michael Vick Cancels Interview With Oprah

in Animals

We told you that Michael Vick was going to appear on Oprah next Thursday, but now that interview has been canceled. Why? Vick said in a statement, “After careful consideration,

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Roseanne Shows Off Her Green Side With Organic Farming Reality Show

in Featured, People

Roseanne Barr, former sitcom star, talk show host and stand up comedian, has become a farmer. What kind? Macadamia nuts. If you grew up watching Barr’s life unfold on her

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Oprah To Interview Michael Vick On Her Show, Wins £200

in Animals

A few weeks ago, talk show host Piers Morgan bet Oprah £100 that he would score an interview with Michael Vick before she could. Oprah told him to double it.

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Bill Plymptons’ New Film: “The Cow Who Wanted To Be A Hamburger”

in Animals, Video

Famous animator Bill Plympton is no vegetarian, but his new short film, “The Cow Who Wanted to be a Hamburger,” certainly makes the case for valuing life. I went to

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Former McDonald’s Executives And Oprah’s Chef To Start New Healthy Fast Food Chain

in Eats

Every healthy foodie has dreamed of this kind of initiative for years: a fast food chain that truly serves healthy foods and, get ready vegans, even plant based options. The

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2011 Genesis Awards Nominees Announced

in People

The 25th annual Genesis Awards have just announced their nominees. The ceremony, put together by HSUS, celebrates “outstanding reporting and creative portrayals of animal protection issues in the news and

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Sigourney Weaver Still Speaks Gorilla

in Animals, People

Some actors learn martial arts or intricate dance moves for a juicy role. Some have to learn phrases in different languages and be passable as a fluent speaker in another

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